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smart bomb

[¦smärt ¦bäm]
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A bomb equipped with sensors that can be programmed to detect or recognize distinctive features of its targets, and data transfer systems that allow information to flow between the bomb and a guidance unit for course direction and changes in flight.
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The Platreef horizon dips moderately to the west, affording targets for both open-pit-mineable PGM resources and their underground-mineable down-dip extensions.
Upon closing, each common share of Marathon PGM has been exchanged for 0.
Although there have been very large changes in individual PGM metal prices over the past decade, the aggregate price of the combination of metals used in catalytic converters, and recovered from them, has generally trended upward.
In the United States, the Stillwater mine in Montana accounts for nearly all domestic primary PGM production.
Marathon PGM Corporation (TSX: MAR), a Canada-based company that explores for mineral resources, has announced drilling results from the Bamoos-Claw Lake-Four Dams (BCF) Property, in Canada.
The old nickel deposits were found from outcrops, but when one is looking for PGMs that are only a few parts per million, one has to use advanced studies to further identify the mineral composition.
International Resource News-28 August 2008-Marathon PGM Announces Drill Results(C)2008 ENPublishing - http://www.
One of the more advanced projects belongs to Marathon PGM Corp.